Olumide described Abiodun as an exemplary leader whose level of selflessness can not be compared to none, saying that he has deep heart for hard work and dedication to make better and more of Ogun state.
In his words "On this special day, i want to say that we recognize your labour of love as we celebrate you and hope for many more years of useful work for the good of humanity as demonstrated throughout your one year in office.
"I salute your integrity, wisdom, hard-work and visionary leadership which has contributed in no small measure, to the success of our great party, the state and our country at large.
"I applaud your personality for always remaining focused in upholding the democratic principles.
"Our admiration and Special congratulations also goes to the woman of substance and courage, who has stood by you through thick and thin, with her love and prayers over the years; Her Excellency, Mrs Bamidele Abiodun.